Gone are those days when US Men national team soccer players were considered not up to the level of European footballers. A number of players from USMNT, that too young players, are now featuring in Europe’s top league and even in English Premier League.
Interestingly, the United States are in the same Group at FIFA World Cup 2022 as England. So, some of these players will be up against the country they play in, representing their home soil. Here is a list of 5 USMNT players who are playing in the Premier League.
5 Top Players Playing For Premier League Clubs In 2022/23 Season
5. Tyler Adams, Leeds United
Tyler Adams joined Leeds United in the summer of 2022 from RB Leipzig for $24 million. Moreover, the midfielder has appeared in all the 6 matches, which Leeds played this season so far, becoming one of the top players for the club already.
Adams signed a 5 year contract with Leeds United, which means he will be playing at the club till 2027.
4. Antonee Robinson, Fulham
Robinson has become one of the hot properties of Europe playing for Fulham. He joined Fulham in 2020 and is now playing for them in the Premier League. Fulham has impressed everyone with their start and so has Robinson.
Robinson was even linked with Manchester City in the summer transfer window of 2022.
3. Matt Turner, Arsenal
Arsenal signed Matt Turner from New England Revolution in 2022 as a backup keeper. The 28-year-old might not be the first preference keeper for both USMNT and for his club, but he has already impressed everyone with his shot-stopping abilities.
2. Brenden Aaronson, Leeds United
Considered as one of the upcoming sensations of USMNT, Aaronson was signed by Leeds United from Red Bull Salzburg for $28 million. The attacking midfielder has featured in all the games so far Leeds have played scoring 1 and goal and assisting 1.
Aaronson might become one of the key players in the coming time.
Christian Pulisic, Chelsea
Christian Pulisic is USMNT’s one of the star player who has been playing in Europe’s top league for a long time now. The 24-years old joined Chelsea in 2019 and has been playing for the London side since then. Moreover, he even won the UEFA champions league becoming the first USMNT player to appear and win the finals.
However, Pulisic has been suffering from injury for a long time.
Tim Ream and Chris Richards are also two players who are playing in the Premier League. Ream plays for Fulham and Richards joined Crystal Palace in 2022.